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2008-08-20 03:00:15

By Gould, Lawrence S In its 20 years, GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms has proven to be very much in control-of its automation and control technologies and services. The company GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms (Charlottesville, VA; www.gefanuc. com) supplies automation technologies and services. It started out in 1986 as GE Fanuc Automation Corporation, a joint venture created by General Electric and Fanuc. The company's platinum anniversary gift to itself in October 2007 was a new name to...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'